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Male Catkins?

Observed: 4th June 2012 By: John PilkingtonJohn Pilkington’s reputation in PlantsJohn Pilkington’s reputation in PlantsJohn Pilkington’s reputation in PlantsJohn Pilkington’s reputation in PlantsJohn Pilkington’s reputation in Plants
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Willow (Salix) interacts

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Catkins

These look female to me with fluffy seeds. Could be Salix triandra, certainly one of the fragilis types. Hornbeam has much broader leaves, more like beech.

cicuta58

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Catkin Identification

Many thanks - must find a better plants reference book.